• Buying guides
    How to find the perfect hiking boot for you
    22 Nov 2018
    Salomon adventurer Squash Falconer 's challenges have taken her all over the world, including up and down Everest. We thought she was the perfect person to talk us through picking the perfect hiking boots. What to look for The perfect fit! It’s so important. A great tip is to wear your walking socks when you try a hiking boot on and...
  • Buying guides
    The Ultimate Gear Guide for Winter OCR and Trail Running
    09 Oct 2018
    Obstacle course races (OCR) are muddy at the best of times, but in winter and spring, things get especially cold and wet. Here’s our ultimate gear guide for the winter season!
  • How to guides
    Trail Running for beginners
    22 Aug 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Check out our guide from Sam Lutman-Pauc on trail running for beginners and get some great tips to begin your outdoor adventures.
  • Outdoor nutrition
    Fastpack image
    14 May 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Speed-hiking - also called fast-packing or sometimes rapid hiking - is changing the perception of outdoor activity, combining elements of trail running and traditional hiking into an exciting hybrid that embraces performance, fitness, and speed.
  • Training guides
    Five UK trails you can't miss
    10 May 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Montane Ambassador Jen Scotney knows a thing or two about trail running. Based in the Peak District, she manages to juggle working full-time with training and came in third in the 108 mile Spine Challenger this year. Her next goal is the 190 mile coast-to-coast race from St Bees to Robin Hood’s Bay but she took a break to tell us about her...
  • Buying guides
    Run the trails with Arc'teryx
    24 Apr 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    North Vancouver sits at the foot of the North Shore Mountains, just minutes away from skiing, climbing, and harsh mountain environments. A unique setting for a city and the perfect crucible for innovative, purposeful outdoor designs. Introducing Arc'teryx . Now available from Wiggle. Design with intent Founded by local climbers in 1989, Arc...
  • Outdoor nutrition
    Salomon
    11 Apr 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A urology specialist and long-distance trail running enthusiast has exploded many of the myths surrounding hydration during long endurance runs.
  • Buying guides
    The North Face waterproof outdoor jacket
    15 Mar 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    The variety of uses, materials, features, and styles makes choosing the perfect waterproof outdoor jacket more challenging than a 40% incline, but we have the tools to help you.
  • Training guides
    The benefits of adding on-road running to your trail running training plan
    27 Jun 2016
    In this short guide, we take a look at the significant benefits of adding on-road runs to your training plan, if you are primarily a trail runner. These are some great insights from the experts at Salomon Running.
  • Buying guides
    Ricky Lightfoot's 'Guide to lightweight trail running kit'
    04 May 2016
    Ricky Lightfoot is one of Salomon Running's ambassadors, and a veteran of some of the world's toughest ultra-marathons and trail running events. In this guide, he looks at how you can run better, and run faster; by making smart kit choices for trail running.

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